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Woolley, Stephen

Overview
Works: 103 works in 537 publications in 6 languages and 17,215 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Romance films  Historical films  Comedy films  Vampire films  History  Biographical films  Horror films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Producer, Author, Director, Actor, fmp, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Stephen Woolley
Carol by Todd Haynes( Visual )

21 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 2,035 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two women from very different backgrounds find themselves in an unexpected love affair in 1950s New York. As conventional norms of the time challenge their undeniable attraction, an honest story emerges to reveal the resilience of the heart in the face of change. A young woman in her twenties, Therese is a clerk working in a Manhattan department store and dreaming of a more fulfilling life when she meets Carol, an alluring woman trapped in a loveless, convenient marriage
Interview with the vampire : the vampire chronicles by Neil Jordan( Visual )

40 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 1,819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story is told by Louis de Pointe du Lac in 1991 to an interviewer about the lives of himself, Lestat and Claudia through trouble, death, curse and love over the past 200 years. Going back to New Orleans, 1791, young, plantation owner Louis is unhappy with his life as a widower. That is until Lestat de Lioncourt comes into his life. The vampire Lestat, allows Louis to make the decision of either death or life as a vampire forever. Not until his decision is already made, does Louis realize what he has become. He refuses to take human life. When he is about to leave, Lestat turns a little orphan girl into a vampire to make Louis stay
Michael Collins by Neil Jordan( Visual )

38 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the life of an Irish man whose dreams inspired hope, whose words ingited passion, and whose courage forged a nation's destiny
The crying game by Neil Jordan( Visual )

48 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unlikely kind of friendship develops between Fergus, an Irish Republican Army volunteer, and Jody, a kidnapped British soldier lured into an IRA trap by another IRA member. When the hostage-taking ends up going horribly wrong, Fergus escapes and heads to London, where he seeks out Jody's lover, a hairdresser named Dil. Fergus changes his name and gets a job as a day laborer. His starts seeing Dil, who knows nothing about Fergus' real background. But there are some things about Dil that Fergus does not know either
Made in Dagenham by Sally Hawkins( Visual )

25 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 1,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1968, the female workers at the Ford Dagenham car plant, walked out in protest against sexual discrimination. Their actions played a major role in the battle for equal pay, both nationally and internationally
Their finest by Lissa Evans( Visual )

9 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 1,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1940, London, the Blitz; with the country's morale at stake, Catrin (Gemma Arterton), an untried screenwriter, and a makeshift cast and crew, work under fire to make a film to lift the nation's flagging spirits; and inspire America to join the war. Partnered alongside fellow screenwriter, Buckley (Sam Claflin) and eccentric actor Ambrose Hilliard (Bill Nighy), the trio set off to make a film that will warm the hearts of the nation and capture the imagination of the American population. THEIR FINEST, based on Lissa Evans' novel, 'Their Finest Hour and a Half', is a witty, romantic and moving portrayal of a young woman finding her way, and her voice, in the mayhem of war ... and the movies!
The end of the affair by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

20 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1939 war-torn London, their attraction is instant and the two begin a passionate, illicit affair. Their love seems as powerful as the bombs exploding around them, until the day Sarah suddenly and mysteriously walks out of Maurice's life
When did you last see your father? by Anand Tucker( Visual )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 40-year-old writer visits his dying father. He begins to relive the memories of the past - both good and bad - and he is forced to realize that his once "immortal, invincible and infallible" father is human after all
Mona Lisa by Neil Jordan( Visual )

23 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-convict, thug and a high-class call girl make for an unlikely and dangerous couple in Academy Award-winner Neil Jordan's tale of frustrated love on the cruel streets of London's underworld. Features trailer
Great expectations by Helena Bonham Carter( Visual )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Pip, an orphaned blacksmith's apprentice inherits a fortune from an anonymous benefactor, his future seems promising. But a bitter heiress is intent on preventing Pip from finding true love
Little voice by Mark Herman( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Painfully shy "little voice" can only express herself by singing in the voices of others, but once her mother's sleazy boyfriend (Caine) overhears her incredible voice he'll do anything to drag the recluse into the spotlight and make her a star
How to lose friends & alienate people by Toby Young( Visual )

13 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sidney Young is a gate-crashing British journalist who loves exposing the shallowness of the celebrity world, yet desperately wants to join it. Accepting an offer to write for renowned magazine editor Clayton Harding, Sidney finally gets to rub elbows with A-list celebrities, only to rub them in the wrong way. His fellow writer, Alison, is powerless to stop Sidney when he sets his lustful sites on beautiful starlet Sophie. When Sophie's publicist makes him a tempting offer, Sidney will either conquer the Big Apple or suffer the biggest humiliation of his life
The good thief by Neil Jordan( Visual )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bob is an aging American thief is living in the French city of Nice. Addicted to both heroin and gambling, Bob is in the midst of an extended personal losing streak when he rescues a new girl in town named Anne from her pimp. When the opportunity to steal a fortune in rare paintings from a Monte Carlo casino comes along, Bob hopes for a score big enough to let him retire from his life of crime. His only hindrances are Anne's man troubles and his nemesis, local police chief Roger
The butcher boy by Pat McCabe( Visual )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With a temperamental father and a suicidal mother, a bright young Dublin boy grows increasingly demented and homicidal. Moving in and out of insane asylums, he kills off neighbors who sully the name of his family, while experiencing visions of a saintly angel
InterMission by Mark O'Rowe( Visual )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the suburbs of Dublin, more than a dozen strangers find their paths colliding in sometimes violent, sometimes absurd ways. When the desperately insecure and emotionally inarticulate John breaks up with Deirdre to 'give her a little test' his plan backfires leaving her broken-hearted and him alone and miserable. Through chance and coincidence, their break-up triggers a roller coaster ride of interweaving escapades in the lives of everyone around them
Byzantium( Visual )

10 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twee vrouwen die zich voordoen als zussen komen terecht in een verlopen hotel aan de Engelse kust. In werkelijkheid zijn de twee moeder en dochter die al tweehonderd jaar als vampiers leven
The Limehouse Golem by Olivia Cooke( Visual )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of murders has shaken the community to the point where people believe that only a legendary creature from dark times - the mythical so-called Golem - must be responsible
The company of wolves by Neil Jordan( Visual )

16 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and Italian and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Once upon a time," Granny begins, as she weaves vivid tales, full of folklore and fantasy, wherein fantastic beasts lurk within men and young girls who stray from the path despite all warnings may encounter a hairy demon with glowing eyes. Rosaleen believes her, but she still puts on her red hood and walks through the woods to grandmother's house, and is surprised by what big teeth Granny has. The forest is always misty, the trees are proudly sinister, and the rural cottages all sit cozy and gingerbread style, but this is a stylishly twisted fairytale
Backbeat by Iain Softley( Visual )

11 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pre-fame Beatles head for Hamburg in search of success where bass guitarist Stuart Sutcliffe falls in love with a trendy German beatnik. Whilst his best friend John Lennon can only watch, Sutcliffe has to choose between rock 'n' roll and a new life in Germany
Shag( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2017 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carson McBride, who's counting down the days until her wedding, and Melaina Buller, the capricious daughter of a preacher, will sneak away from home along with friends Caroline Carmichael and Luanne Clatterbuck for big time fun and 'shag' dancing on the south coast. Through romantic entanglements, broken hearts and some of life's hard truths, these friends are in it for the long haul
 
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Interview with the vampire : the vampire chronicles
Alternative Names
Stephen Woolley britischer Filmproduzent

Stephen Woolley Brits filmproducent

Woolley, Steve 1956-

Стивен Вулли

Стівен Вуллі англійський продюсер

סטפן וולי

استیون وولی تهیه‌کننده بریتانیایی

ستيفن وولي

スティーヴン・ウーリー

斯蒂芬·沃倫

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The end of the affairWhen did you last see your father?Mona LisaBackbeatShag